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Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salem - McNary Field (KSLE)

Lat: 44.90493°NLon: 123.00096°WElev: 207ft.

Mostly Cloudy

10°C

50°F

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 12 G 17 MPH
Barometer 29.88 in
Dewpoint 6°C (43°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill7°C (45°F)
Last update 20 Oct 11:20 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Salem OR

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 12. Southwest wind 21 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 11pm, then rain after 11pm.  Low around 8. South southeast wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Rain

    Low: 8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 16. Breezy, with a south wind 24 to 29 km/h increasing to 32 to 37 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 16 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 13. Breezy, with a south wind 34 to 37 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain before 11am, then showers after 11am. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 16. South southwest wind 23 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 16 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Areas of fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 10 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Areas of fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 17.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 12. Southwest wind 21 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers before 11pm, then rain after 11pm. Low around 8. South southeast wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Saturday
Rain. High near 16. Breezy, with a south wind 24 to 29 km/h increasing to 32 to 37 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 13. Breezy, with a south wind 34 to 37 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Sunday
Rain before 11am, then showers after 11am. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 16. South southwest wind 23 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Areas of fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Monday
Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
Areas of fog after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 17.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
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Point Forecast:
Salem OR
 44.95°N 123.03°W (Elev. 56 m)
8:59 am PDT Oct 20, 2017
11am PDT Oct 20, 2017-6pm PDT Oct 26, 2017
 
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